5 Top Jefferies Health Care Picks Have Big-Time Potential

These five top companies with different health care businesses all can provide nice exposure to the sector in growth portfolios. All are rated Buy at Jefferies and make sense now......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 9th, 2018

4 Health Care Stocks Set to Beat Earnings Estimates in 4Q

This attractive sector has several companies with upside potential. Last year was a r.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytFeb 9th, 2018

Markets just got another powerful reminder of the risks of getting Amazon"d

After announcing a collaboration with Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan, Amazon is wreaking havoc on the healthcare sector, with managed care and pharmacy providers getting the worst of it......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 30th, 2018

Bank Of America Sees Value In A Humana-Kindred Healthcare Deal

The health care sector could see another notable merger, as insurer Humana Inc (NYSE: HUM) is reportedly in talks to acquire the acute care provider Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 18th, 2017

Humana Partners Einstein Healthcare for Value-Based Care

Humana (HUM) has been joining forces with other medical sector companies in order to strengthen its presence in value-based healthcare. Humana Inc. HUM recently entered in to a value-based agre.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytDec 4th, 2017

Earnings Growth Keep Humana (HUM) a Buy

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) is one of the 781 companies in the GICS Health Care sector, and a constituent of the 82 company Health Care Providers & Ser.....»»

Category: topSource: investorplaceNov 23rd, 2017

California fines Anthem $5 million for failing to address consumer grievances

California’s managed-care regulator has fine.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 15th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Anthem CEO Joseph Swedish to be replaced, say sources

Veteran managed-care executive Gail K. Boudreaux as its next leader, according to people with knowledge of the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 4th, 2017

Anthem CEO Joseph Swedish to Step Down

Anthem Inc. Chief Executive Joseph Swedish will step down from the helm of the health insurer, and the company is set to name a managed-care veteran, Gail Boudreaux, to succeed him......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 3rd, 2017

Jefferies Has Top Health Care Stocks to Buy as Sector Explodes

These are four top companies for more aggressive investors looking for health care exposure to consider......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 25th, 2017

Birmingham tech firm earns global industry honor

A Birmingham technology firm has been named the world's No. 1 managed services provider for the health care industry. TekLinks took the top spot on's list of the top vertical market managed services providers for the health care sector......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 28th, 2017

Aetna-Humana & Anthem-Cigna: Two mergers die in one day

Two health care mega mergers appeared to have died in one day......»»

Category: topSource: moneyFeb 14th, 2017

$54B Anthem-Cigna Deal Blocked; Investors Couldn’t Care Less

A US district judge has blocked the $54 billion merger between Anthem (NYSE: ANTM) and Cigna (NYSE: CI) just a few weeks after Aetna’s $37 billion deal with Humana suffered the same fate. The Department of Justice suit br.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 10th, 2017

4 Reasons Why WellCare Health Stock is a Great Pick Now

In spite of the possibility of the reform affecting WellCare Health's business, the company remains an attractive pick for investors. Leading managed care company WellCare Health Plans, Inc. WCG remains on the g.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJan 24th, 2017

Aetna’s Humana deal blocked by judge as Anthem-Cigna awaits

Aetna Inc.’s $37 billion deal to buy rival insurer Humana Inc. was blocked by a federal judge, thwarting one of two large mergers that would reshape the U.S. health-care landscape. Aetna said... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 23rd, 2017

New Trump Administration May Be Good for Top Dividend Utilities: 4 to Buy Now

While the halcyon days for the utility sector are probably over, the analysts at Jefferies feel that some of the top players could benefit from the potential benefit of lower corporate taxes under........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 20th, 2017

Jefferies 2017 Managed Care Stocks to Buy as Obamacare May Be Repealed

While at the end of the day nobody knows exactly what the final action will be in regards to Obamacare, one thing is for sure: things are going to change at some level......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 16th, 2016

Winners And Losers Amid Affordable Care Act Uncertainty

Citing the uncertainty surrounding President-elect Donald Trump's healthcare ground rules, Jefferies said it is a select buyer of managed healthcare organizations, heading into 2017. Latest Ratings for AET DateFirmActionFromTo Nov 2016Credit Suisse.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 15th, 2016

The Pharmaceutical Sector Looks Attractive

The health care sector has underperformed for –8 months, making the large cap pharmaceutical sector particularly attractiveRelated Stocks: VRX, MYL, BMY, JNJ, NVS, RHHBY, MRK,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusOct 12th, 2016

Some Pipeline Companies See Key Tax Benefit Eliminated

Federal regulators eliminated a key tax benefit for some pipeline companies, a move that could force some pipelines to lower their rates and make it even more difficult for the struggling sector to raise money for new projects......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 15th, 2018